A4NH 2014 annual report

The CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) completed a successful third full year in 2014, with demonstrated progress in a number of areas. The delivery of biofortified crops surpassed 1 million farming households, work on…


Quantitative methods for policy analysis course notes

Historically economists have relied on econometric (or statistical) methods to estimate parameters from observed data. In this approach we observe a rich cross-section or time-series dataset, specify an economic model which implicitly defines the underlying…

project paper

Bio-economic modeling: State-of-the-art and key priorities

In recent years there has been a significant development of bio-economic models, especially those integrating biophysical models and economic mathematical programming models. This development was enhanced by the conjunction of several factors such as the…